Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 123 139
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 30 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 0.85% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 3.49% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 30
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +14.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £240 £374 £310
90th Percentile £518 £497 £475
South East median daily rate £449 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.65% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.70 - £18.00
South East median hourly rate £13.42 £15.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -10.52% -62.26% +114.86%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 731 888 1,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.96% 24.22% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 386 666
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £228 £250
90th Percentile £575 £584 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 81 59
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% - -30.39%
10th Percentile £10.12 £12.00 £9.54
90th Percentile £51.88 £53.75 £60.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -43.66% +57.78%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -10 11 - -
Reading -4 6 £375 - 4
Bracknell -4 3 £363 -
Slough - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Service Management
3 13 (43.33%) ITSM
4 12 (40.00%) Web Services
4 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) Web Design
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) Analytics
6 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) CMDB
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco
9 3 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) VoIP
10 2 (6.67%) SQL
10 2 (6.67%) SLA
10 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.67%) Windows

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) Administrator
4 1 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) CMDB
2 2 (6.67%) TM Forum
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Service Management
3 13 (43.33%) ITSM
4 10 (33.33%) Analytics
4 10 (33.33%) Web Design
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Test Management
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) VMware